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of the president-elect, malia obama and sasha obama. [applause] ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, the first lady, mrs. laura bush. >> [crowd chanting "obama"] ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, mrs. michelle obama and dr. jill i didnbiden. ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states, the honorable george walker bush. with senator mitch mcconnell, house republican leader representative john boehner, and secretary for the minority, david chapa. ♪ >> has deputy sergeant at arms, senator harry reid, house majority leader. [applause] >> ladies and gentlemen, the president elect of the united states, joseph r aydin junior -- r. biden junior. [crowd chanting "obama!"] >> ladies and gentlemen, accompanying the president- elect, the committee for inaugural ceremonies, the senate sergeant at arms, gainer, wilson living good, chairman of the joint congressional committee on inaugural sermon -- the ramones, diane feinstein. house majority leader, house republican leader, john boehner. ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, the president-elect of the united states, barack h. obama. [applause] [cheers and a
from their daughters sasha and malia, who appear to be riding in this motorcade along with their grandmother, marion robinson, who is the mother, of course, of michelle obama, wolf. >> brianna, stand by for a moment. i want to keep these pictures up if we can, also pictures from the capitol. we are here on the united states capitol. we're awaiting the arrival of the president. should be coming up soon. kate balduan is here, david gergen is here. the day is enormous. whether you're a democrat or republican, you feel it from where we are. >> you sure do. it's a gorgeous day. it's brisk, but it's not freezing. the sun is gleaming on the capitol. you have these throngs of people. you can look all the way down the mall and see them. it's not as big as last time, but when you compare it to other inaugurations of other presidents, this is still a massive inauguration. there's a feeling in the air, once you get past security, people are just happy to be here. they have a sense this is history. they want to put aside the fights of the moment. >> at least today. >> at least toda
them candidly for long time, teasing each other, laughing, sasha, the younger daughter taking pictures of her own parents, and them sort of mugging for her. her sister mugsing for some friend who she saw nearby. mom helping the girls with coats and bottles of water and iphones. dad getting caught checking his blackberry, and at one point teasing his girls. we do not usually see them this way. we see them usually in the hyper restrained dignity that is demanded of formal occasions and heads of state. for whatever reason, and i really hope they did not mind us seeing them this way. for a long stretch of time we got to seem them while the parade was going by, just hanging out and having a great time. being able to see the overlap between our regular humanity and the ceremony and celebration of greatness, of great office, of great achievement is always a moving thing. we're reminded that -- reminded of that in this city of monuments, monuments to human achievement that are rendered, of course, super human in their scale. we're reminded of this on days that are full of pageantry and ceremon
's family, and michelle obama and their children, sasha and malia will be at his side. to david gregory, monday's fights will be the same as friday's fights. but does he deposit for political capital here today? >> i think he does. he's very confident, a second-term president. i think a lot of what we'll hear tomorrow, lester, is about economic restoration. he came into office amid financial ruin. he really wants to lead that restoration and has argued that he needs a second term to accomplish that. people want to see jobs. they want to see economic growth. that's really going to occupy a lot of his time. >> david gregory, thanks. the president about to step into the blue room at the white house followed by chief justice roberts and his family. this will be very businesslike. we don't expect any remarks before or after. and here comes the chief justice now. and we should see the president stepping in momentarily along with his family and a very few invited guests. again, it will be a very businesslike, formal and official swearing-in of the president for his second term. let's watch and
saw the presidential daughters, malia and sasha obama making their way to the inaugural platform area proceeding their grandmother, of course. i will say, just on human terms, seeing them talking to each other and talking to each other and sharing a joke and laughing and being together throughout that entire long walk down to the very public spot, that makes me happy. >> the other thing that makes me happy, originally, is you are going through the rundown of the day, if you look at the people represented in that moment, the widow of medgar evers, sonia sotomayor, the first woman of color on the supreme court there to swear in joe biden, and then to see the daughters, two african-american first daughters, maybe i'm a little emotional because i have a nearly 11-year-old daughter, but there is something about that intergenerational perspective of women of color to be in this moment when we know the history of both women and people of color in this country that i find extraordinary about the kind of intersections that this presidency makes possible. >> this is a rare camera shot. we don't
'. [applause] ♪ ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, the daughters of the president, malia obama and sasha obama. [applause] ♪ [cheering] ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, dr. jill biden. [applause] >> ladies and gentlemen, the first lady of the united states, mrs. michelle obama. the clerk of the house of representatives. [applause] ♪ ♪ ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, the vice-president of the united states, joseph r. biden. senate deputy sergeant at arms, house deputy sergeant at arms, senate majority leader harry reid, and house democratic leader, nancy pelosi. [applause] ♪ ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states, brought h. obama -- barack h. obama, the house sergeant at arms, chairman of the joint congressional committee on inaugural ceremonies, senator charles schumer, center lamar alexander, the speaker of the house, john boehner. senate majority leader harry reid. eric cantor, and house democratic leader nancy pelosi. [cheers and applause] ♪ ♪ >> please be seated. ladies and gentleman, the chairman of the joint congressional committee for inaugural ceremonies,
hands with the people in the stands right now. with michelle obama, malia, sasha, michelle obama's mother, live with them in the white house. >> 800,000 is pretty good, more and then came out for ronald reagan, more than george w. bush. >> and it is the second inauguration, still larger than any other inauguration, except for his first. >> even with some of the disappointments, and the unfilled expectations, there is still a resonance, particularly with african-americans, the importance and significance of having barack obama as president. people are still coming out and supporting. we saw that last year in the election. 95% of african-americans voted for him. there is still a lot there attached to the meaning of having a first african-american becoming president of the united states. >> when you say you wish it would have been eight knowledge, the history of the building of this city, the nation's capital, washington, d.c., explain. >> psychologists tell us that acknowledging pain and suffering is a way to get past the trauma. until the country related knowledge as that this is
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